The University Flower Shop became part of Christine’s family of florist in 2010. In 2019, the original single story building where it all started with its “knotty pine wooden floral cooler” was torn down to make room for the University to build their new "state of the art" seven story OSU School of Optometry. From our humble beginnings on West 11th Avenue, we relocated just one block to the South to our new and improved location at the NE corner of 10th Ave. and Neil Ave. in the same building with Adriatico’s Pizza. Ironically they were our neighbor on the 11th Ave. so their building was also torn down in the process. Although our storefront has a brand new look and modern open concept, the truth is that the shop has been a part of the Ohio State University campus life since 1932. It’s believed that even the great Jessie Owens bought a few bouquets now and then when he attended the Ohio State University in the late 1930’s. Our shop is one of the oldest in central Ohio, and our family is just the third owner in all those many years. While somethings change, some things remain the same, like great customer service and our great tradition of welcoming every fall the new incoming freshman class and every spring celebrating those graduating seniors. Watching them grow from high school students just a few months earlier, to finally turning into young responsible adults on their way to change the world. You might think we would get tired of it, but it's truly a wonderful experience for our family and staff. Many student employees work all 4 years for us. The University Flower Shop is proud to be your “Gift Giving Partner serving Central Ohio. Creating a lifetime of Memories since 1932”.
University Flower Shop - Campus Store
254 W. 10th Ave.
Columbus Ohio, 43201
Monday - Friday (9am-5pm)
The University Flower Shop has been serving the campus area since 1932 and is one of the oldest flower shops in Central Ohio! We are located across the street from The Ohio State University Medical Center including the Ross Heart Hospital, the James Cancer Hospital, the Solove Research Institute and the Ohio State School of Dentistry. The shop became part of the Christine's family of florist in July of 2010. Christine's Flower Shop, The University Flower Shop and the website cuFlowers.com are not affiliated with The Ohio State University.